The median annual salary for a Junior Programmer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior Programmer
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 863 915 951
Rank change year-on-year +52 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Programmer 26 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.025% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.026% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 33
UK median annual salary £32,500 £22,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -18.18%  
10th Percentile £21,975 £19,100 £23,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £32,500 £34,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Junior Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Junior Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Programmer in the UK

Junior Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Programmer.

Salary trend for Junior Programmer in the UK

Junior Programmer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Programmer over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Programmer in the UK

Junior Programmer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +56 26 £32,500 +44.44% 1
London +41 16 £32,500 -13.33%
UK excluding London +13 10 £25,000 +11.11% 1
East of England -10 4 £50,000 +150.00% 1
North of England -14 4 £24,000 +14.28%
South East +38 1 £23,500 -6.00%
South West - 1 £19,000 -

Junior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Junior Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Junior Programmer in the job title.

1 24 (52.17%) C#
2 21 (45.65%) SQL
2 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
3 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
3 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (39.13%) jQuery
5 17 (36.96%) MVC
5 17 (36.96%) CSS
6 16 (34.78%) .NET
7 15 (32.61%) Java
8 13 (28.26%) Games
8 13 (28.26%) Scrum
9 11 (23.91%) User Stories
9 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
9 11 (23.91%) PHP
10 10 (21.74%) e-Learning
10 10 (21.74%) SCORM
10 10 (21.74%) Sass
10 10 (21.74%) Performance Improvement
10 10 (21.74%) Yii
10 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
10 10 (21.74%) Learning Management System
10 10 (21.74%) SaaS
10 10 (21.74%) gulp
10 10 (21.74%) Mobile First
11 9 (19.57%) Degree
11 9 (19.57%) HTML
12 7 (15.22%) C++
12 7 (15.22%) Finance

Junior Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) Confluence
1 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
1 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) SaaS
2 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) CDMA
1 1 (2.17%) GSM
1 1 (2.17%) LTE
1 1 (2.17%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) MySQL
3 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) Blockchain
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
1 10 (21.74%) gulp
2 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 13 (28.26%) Games
2 7 (15.22%) Finance
3 4 (8.70%) Automotive
4 3 (6.52%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Front Office
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) jQuery
2 17 (36.96%) CSS
3 16 (34.78%) .NET
4 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
5 10 (21.74%) Sass
5 10 (21.74%) Yii
6 9 (19.57%) HTML
7 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (10.87%) CSS3
7 5 (10.87%) HTML5
7 5 (10.87%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.70%) React
8 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.35%) REST
9 2 (4.35%) RESTful
9 2 (4.35%) SAML
9 2 (4.35%) SOAP
9 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) e-Learning
1 10 (21.74%) Learning Management System
1 10 (21.74%) SCORM
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Fintech
2 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.35%) mHealth
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Online Games
4 1 (2.17%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Android
2 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.70%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) Windows
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) MVC
3 13 (28.26%) Scrum
4 11 (23.91%) User Stories
5 10 (21.74%) Mobile First
5 10 (21.74%) Performance Improvement
5 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (13.04%) OO
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (10.87%) OOP
7 5 (10.87%) Web Development
8 4 (8.70%) Logistics
9 3 (6.52%) Android Development
9 3 (6.52%) Project Management
10 2 (4.35%) DevOps
10 2 (4.35%) Functional Programming
10 2 (4.35%) iOS Development
10 2 (4.35%) Microservices
10 2 (4.35%) Mobile Development
10 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) C#
2 21 (45.65%) SQL
3 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
4 15 (32.61%) Java
5 11 (23.91%) PHP
6 7 (15.22%) C++
7 4 (8.70%) Apple Swift
7 4 (8.70%) Scala
8 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.35%) C
8 2 (4.35%) Clojure
8 2 (4.35%) F#
8 2 (4.35%) Groovy
8 2 (4.35%) Python
8 2 (4.35%) R
8 2 (4.35%) Ruby
8 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.35%) VB
8 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Ansible
1 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
1 2 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Xamarin
2 2 (4.35%) XMPie
3 1 (2.17%) Apple
3 1 (2.17%) Blue Prism
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
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